Drum roll....please.... Ollie: Supermutt Extraordinaire! Genetic Breed Result Mixed Breed 19.6% Poodle (Small) 17.8% Cocker Spaniel 17.4% Chihuahua 15.4% Lhasa Apso 10.7% Bichon Frise 9.0% Shih Tzu 10.1% Supermutt EMBARK SUPERMUTT ANALYSIS What’s in that Supermutt? There may be small amounts of DNA from this distant ancestor: Prague Ratter Predicted Adult Weight 16 lbs Embark … Continue reading Results of DNA Test Kits for Bernie & Ollie!
So I bought my two mutts (AKA Ollie and Bernie ha) DNA kits for Christmas. YES they would have rather gotten more toys or bones but too bad so sad this is what they got (They have plenty of toys and bones so do not feel sorry for them!!) Note: I decided to buy one … Continue reading DinoDNA: Results Are In and Neither of My Dogs Are Hellhounds or Raptors!
I know I need to write my pups' DNA post but my head is pounding today (Tennessee is the sun ever coming out again, the gloom is getting to me. UGH). So for now you get a quick update on the bestest buckskin! We had a lesson Friday and it was cold and chilly and … Continue reading Quick Lesson (and Remus) Update
Getting Mark packed and off to the airport is a lot like packing for a toddler (Or Mr. Bean). Finally got him dropped off at the airport where he flies to Orlando on Southwest then goes onto Virgin to fly across the pond to Gatwick. Fingers crossed all his connections work today and next week … Continue reading Mark is UK Bound, So Empty House (Besides Dogs and Cat)
The weather is a boomerang this year. Jeez. We were colder on Friday when I had my lesson (though it got to the 40s by the time I rode, low 40s that is). But yesterday was 68 degrees and (pouring) rain then sun in the afternoon. Then this morning, it was 29 degrees. Tonight is … Continue reading It Got Cold (and Then Warm) and Then Cold Again (+ Schnauzer Sunday!)
Life is going so fast right now I can't even get to the barn yet this week, let alone keep up with this blog. I have a lesson this Friday again (I can't go tomorrow due to effing work, grumble grumble). Since I have no content at all really, I am going to do a … Continue reading January Is Zooming By and Input Needed
I am managing to have a lesson once a week so this is very good for me. If the rain would stop on the other days I might actually ride more often. UGH. And if life would slow down. Due to it being a 40 minute drive (sometimes depending on traffic) to the barn I … Continue reading Lesson Again!